Published 12:00 am Tuesday, November 26, 2002



LIONS Wednesday meeting canceled due to Thanksgiving.

Public programs

HAVEN HOUSE Free counseling to domestic violence victims; 638-0555 for information.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Wednesday: 9-11 a.m., walking at Jackson Street Community Center; 9-noon, king bridge; 10, NIA exercise; center will close at noon and remain closed through Friday.

PUBLIC LIBRARY 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; toddler and preschool story time and craft with Lottie Walker; library will close at noon Wednesday for Thanksgiving.

COMMUNITY CPR 5 until 8 tonight in The Street Clinic conference room; 619-3192.

COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING DINNER 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Thursday at the Edwards Livestock Arena; donations may be made by calling 852-2897 or 371-2289; dinners will be delivered to the elderly or people without transportation; sponsored by Fannie Wilson and Shirley Jelks.

THANKSGIVING DINNER FOR HOMELESS, ELDERLY AND NEEDY 11 a.m. Thursday at the Triumph Multi-Purpose Building, 2869 N. Washington St.; call Lula Jones, Victoria Taylor or Linda Powell at 638-8110 for information; sponsored by the ministries of Bethlehem, Travis Chapel and Triumph Churches.

THANKSGIVING DINNER Noon Thursday at Keystone Ministries, 1702 Court St.; public invited.

THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY DANCE 9 p.m. Friday at the American Legion No. 213, 1618 Main St.; admission is $3; refreshments will be served; music provided by Coach Alonzo Stevens.

BLUEGRASS GOSPEL 7 p.m. Saturday at the Fiske Theater in Oak Grove, La.; special guests will be Jerry and Tammy Sullivan, The Joe Cook Family, The Jenny Lynn Project and The Harrigills; admission is free, but donations will be accepted; 318-428-2635.

VICKSBURG CONFEDERATE CHRISTMAS BALL (Formerly the Balfour Ball); Dec. 7 and 14 from 7:30 until 9:30 p.m. at the Old Court House Museum; period dress or black tie is required; tickets, $50 per couple or $25 per person, must be purchased in advance; 636-0741.


TRIUMPH M.B. Stewardship training is at 6:30 tonight; New Members class and Wednesday’s Bible class have been canceled for this week; music ministry fall concert, 6:30 p.m. Saturday in the sanctuary; Victor Gilliam is minister of music; the Rev. Larry A. Nicks is pastor.

MOUNT PILGRIM Three nights of praise; Wednesday-Friday, 7:15 nightly at the church, U.S. 61 South; guest speakers will be Winfield Bracey on Wednesday, Benjamin Bolden on Thursday and Willie McCullum on Friday.

GREATER MOUNT LEBANON Annual Thanksgiving services, 11 a.m. Thursday; the Rev. Larry D. Clark is pastor.

MOUNT ZION M.B. , BALLGROUND Thanksgiving service, 8 a.m. Thursday; Charlie Blackmore Jr., pastor, will deliver the message.

MOUNT OLIVE M.B., VILLANOVA Thanksgiving service, 8 a.m. Thursday; breakfast will be served; the Rev. Hardie Lewis Sr. is pastor.

NEW MOUNT PILGRIM BAPTIST Thanksgiving service, 8 a.m. Thursday; the public is invited to attend; the Rev. Henry J. Williams is pastor.

PLEASANT VALLEY Choir rehearsal, 5 p.m. Friday; all members are asked to attend.